Unformatted text preview: In the film we talked a lot about how 1% of the population holds 95% of the wealth. And I think that it is fair to say that these people who have so much money have very different opportunities and resources to seize due to their affluence, which Dalton speaks on. Another connection I think you can make between Michael Moore’s film and Horatio Alger is that it is all a myth. From what I have seen and listened to, all that he speaks about is mythical. Dalton calls Horatio Alger’s text a myth or from what we have learned in class an “algerythym” I would call Moore’s idea a Morth....
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- Spring '14
- Horatio Alger, American film actors, Documentary film, Michael Moore, book Horatio Alger